Senior FPGA Design Engineer

Senior FPGA Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior FPGA Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire, England
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896799_1591094374
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 02, 2020 11:39

Job Description

Our client is a world leader in the provision of high-technology power conversion and control solutions, signature management systems, underwater measurement ranges and high integrity sensors for a wide range of defence applications.

They are looking for a Senior FPGA Design Engineer to be based out of their site in Staffordshire and join their power converters and motors group, delivering designs for real time power and motor control applications.

The Senior FPGA Design Engineer will be responsible for a wide range of FPGA activities covering all stages of the development lifecycle, from requirements through to verification and validation of programmed devices.

Key responsibilities required for this role will include:
*FPGA Implementation including requirements capture, VHDL RTL coding and physical stages.
*Writing and execution of VHDL testbench code and other IV&V activities.
*Safety related design process development and maintenance.
*Model Based design techniques using Matlab/Simulink modelling and simulation.
*Requirements tracking, configuration control, incident reporting and project documentation.
*Lab support during hardware development stages.
*Inter-team and intra-team communications, including reviewing.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic Engineering (or a similar subject), with a proven track record of FPGA/ASIC design and a comprehensive knowledge of VHDL (including practical experience in successful projects). You will be able to work to formal FPGA/ASIC design processes and will ideally have experience of model-based design using tools such as Matlab/Simulink. You will also have a broad knowledge of digital electronics and other areas of engineering. (e.g. systems, analogue/power electronics, mechanical, motors, etc), as well as good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process, such as gated design phases, design reviews etc.


*Senior FPGA Design Engineer
*£negotiable DOE plus benefits

Key Skills: FPGA Engineer, FPGA Design, FPGA Implementation, ASIC, VHDL, RTL, Model-based design, Matlab, Simulink, Digital Electronics, Power Converters, Motors.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a PERMANENT position

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